Tift County High School in Tifton Township, GA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,436
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    205 3.8
  • Ranking

Tift County High School is a public school in Tifton Township, Georgia. It has 1,436 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 72% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 205 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

1 Blue Devil Way
Tifton, GA 31794
(229) 387-2475

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 205 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Health & Safety: The safety is well taken care of and is enforced correctly . No one have ever got sick at our school
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Food: Its not the best like home cooked meals, but its meal. The lunch ladies are nice and always give us options. The food is heathy.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: The administrators are well respected and are leader we look up to. They try to sometimes bend the rule to help us out of trouble to show that they care about us being in the class room learning.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Sports & Fitness: You must take P.E , it is a requirement for graduation ,so it is important. It is fun though, the coaches that coach sports is the P.E teachers. The weight roon is amazing ; your name get on the board if you are in the top three of max.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Teachers: All my teachers are very respect and well knowledgeable of the course they're teaching. They allow me to come after of before school to get extra help and get make up work ,even when its passed due. I am never down and depressed in my classes because I have teachers that care for me like I'm their own. My teacher are the people that push me harder and encourage me to keep going when the going get tough.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
2.66 G.O. Bailey Primary School Public
3.00 Northside Primary School Public
2.66 Charles Spencer Elementary School Public
Tift County High School - Northeast Campus Public
Northside Baptist Weekday Education Program Private, Religious
3.00 Eighth Street Middle School Public
3.00 J.T. Reddick School Public
3.00 Len Lastinger Primary School Public
3.00 Matt Wilson Elementary School Public
3.00 Annie Belle Clark Primary School Public
Grace Baptist School Private, Religious
2.33 Tiftarea Academy Private

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 G.O. Bailey Primary School 1 mi. 805
3.00 Eighth Street Middle School 2 mi. 1,162
3.00 Annie Belle Clark Primary School 4 mi. 796
2.66 Irwin County Elementary School 16 mi. 920
2.66 Cook Primary School 21 mi. 973

Around Tift County High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 47%
Female 52%

Student Diversity

Tift County High School United States Annie Belle Clark Primary School Cook Primary School Eighth Street Middle School G.O. Bailey Primary School Irwin County Elementary School
White 48.0% 51.6% 45.0% 54.0% 48.0% 32.0% 60.0%
African American 33.0% 15.2% 35.0% 32.0% 32.0% 34.0% 33.0%
Hispanic 13.0% 24.5% 15.0% 7.0% 16.0% 30.0% 3.0%
Multiracial 2.0% 2.6% 1.0% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 0.1%
Grade 10 37.1%
Grade 11 33.8%
Grade 12 29.0%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 68% Yes
  • 27% Not sure.
  • 5% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 32% Advanced/Honors classes
  • 20% Extracurricular Activities and Clubs
  • 17% Cheerleading and Show Choir
  • 17% Athletics Programs and Extracurricular activities.
  • 15% Athletic Programs

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 37% The rules can be a little strict
  • 22% School lunch
  • 11% Not enough attention to academics
  • 7% Nothing
  • 7% Unfair ranking system
  • 7% Focused more on rules rather than learning
  • 4% The students, many dont care for their academics
  • 4% Counselors should meet up more with students

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 16 responses

  • 38% Excellent athletics and our mascot the Blue Devil!
  • 31% I will be a 2014 Graduate of Tift Co High School.
  • 31% Better teachers than other schools

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 41% Average
  • 35% Exceed
  • 12% Great
  • 12% Perfect

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 41% Do your best always and never give up.
  • 29% Follow the rules and always do your best
  • 24% Be competitive and work hard
  • 6% For any high school, don't fall into temptation

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 12% I love everything about this school.
  • 75% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 12% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.